IHSPA unveils Hadley Honor Roll

By Ada Clark IHSPA Vice President Mooresville High School Publications Adviser Starting in the Spring of 2018, the Indiana High School Press Association would like to encourage Indiana high school ...

Symposium celebrates value of Hoosier journalism

Photos by Clark Hadley The Indiana High School Press Association held its annual First Amendment Symposium at the Indiana Statehouse yesterday, celebrating the state’s best in scholastic and professional journalism. ...

Symposium program available

The full program for the 2018 First Amendment Symposium is now available by clicking here. The event is Wednesday, March 7 and begins at 10:30 a.m. in the south atrium of ...


Hoosier students, advisers deserve better

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director They deserve better than this. Hoosier ...

IHSPA membership form now available online

Now that everyone has taken care of their beginning-of-the-year forms, here’s one ...

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Five finalists named for journalist of the year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2018 The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the 2018 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year Award. While the full field of candidates was impressive and represented scholastic journalism programs from across the state, the competition’s judges felt these five students exemplified the […]

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Student press freedom bill defeated

By Quinn Fitzgerald TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A bill that would have extended First Amendment press freedoms to Indiana middle and high school students died in the House Monday. The vote was 47-45 in favor of House Bill 1016, authored by Rep. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, but failed because it didn’t get the required 51 votes […]

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Indiana should pick students over censorship

The following testimony was given during the Indiana House Education Committee hearing Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Good afternoon. My name is Ryan Gunterman, and I am the executive director of the Indiana High School Press Association, a 95-year-old scholastic journalism organization at Franklin College. I am here to advocate for HB 1016 on behalf of […]

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